The big storm everyone is talking about has had a few unexpected effects in Louisiana. One example is the fact that martial law may or may not have been declared in New Orleans. Also, the looting:
Looters in New Orleans are taking advantage of the destruction from Hurricane Katrina.Wait, what? Soft drinks, chips, and diapers?!? I would think that if you're going to go to the trouble of looting you would at least steal something of value, like electronics or ponies. I don't know... something.
At a Walgreens drug store in the French Quarter Tuesday morning, people were running out with grocery baskets and coolers full of soft drinks, chips and diapers.